Astrology: Fashion: Julianne Moore’s Sweaters and Wraps in ‘Maggie’s Plan’

A lot of cold-weather settings figure into Maggie’s Plan. In turn, they serve as a logical prop for Georgette’s (Julianne Moore) enveloping, artisan, wool sweaters and accessories. Her items’ weaves, stitches and looping are so sensual that they provoke hands to reach out to … Read More

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Archetypes: Film: Review: ‘Indignation’ (2016)

Indignation, typically a strong reaction to an offense, also suggests a sense of unworthiness or feeling like an outlier uncomfortable in one’s own skin. Written and directed by James Schamus, the film Indignation, based on Philip Roth’s novel, brings together two non-mainstream individuals who, precisely because of their … Read More

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Astrology: Fashion: Julianne Moore’s Sweaters and Wraps in ‘Maggie’s Plan’

A lot of cold-weather settings figure into Maggie’s Plan. In turn, they serve as a logical prop for Georgette’s (Julianne Moore) enveloping, artisan, wool sweaters and accessories. Her items’ weaves, … Read More

Astrology: Fashion: Gingham

There’s a moment in Amy, the Amy Winehouse documentary, that seems like a huge fashion disconnect. It’s the singer wearing gingham. Sure, it’s a strapless dress with a scalloped trim. But there’s … Read More

Astrology: Fashion: Iris Apfel’s Virgoan Eye for Fashion

Iris Apfel’s massively oversized eyeglass frames say it all. This 93-year-old fashion doyenne, a Virgo, has a really big eye for details. Iris, a documentary about her iconic style and shopping … Read More

Astrology: Fashion: The Classic White Sleeveless Blouse

White reflects heat. It’s the perfect corporate foil when tempers escalate and being thrown into a tsunami of selling and networking is akin to being in a sauna. On the other hand, white also reflects … Read More

Astrology: Fashion: Emma Stone’s Red Sailor Suit in ‘Magic in the Moonlight’

It’s tough to resist a gal in uniform, and that goes for Emma Stone’s character Sophie Baker in Magic in the Moonlight. Although Sophie’s fame is as a mystic – she’s communing with the spirits in … Read More

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